Emergency Response

Direct Relief Joins White House Disaster Response and Recovery Demo Day

The White House, through its initiative to advance innovation in disaster response and recovery, held its second annual demo day this week […]

Ebola Outbreak: Direct Relief Responds in West Africa

Update: Last month, Direct Relief equipped Dr. John Fankhauser with provisions of Ebola-specific medical supplies in preparation for his return to the […]

Typhoon Glenda Update: Broadening Response Networks in the Philippines

In the wake of Typhoon Glenda (also known as Rammasun), which barreled through the Philippines last week, Direct Relief continues to strengthen […]

From the Philippines: Disaster Preparedness Must Include Data Preparedness

To ensure life-saving medicines are available in the right places and at the right times in the crucial early hours of emergencies, […]

Medical Aid Reaches Hospitals in Gaza Before Border Closes

Just before the violence in Gaza escalated earlier this month, a Direct Relief shipment of medical aid was received by longtime partner […]

Readying Response as Typhoon Glenda Hits the Philippines

#452166602 / gettyimages.com Direct Relief staff are on the ground in the Philippines as Typhoon Glenda (also known as Typhoon Rammasun) is […]